Eco Kayak Monkey Tour

Water Activities

Kayak in historic Silver Springs, where crystal-clear aquatic springs create a perfect environment for exploration. Listen as your expert guide leads you to the most worthwhile sections of the park, and spot a range of wildlife—even wild monkeys—as you navigate the paradisiacal waterway.

Board a kayak and float along an aquamarine waterway surrounded by a dense jungle. A famous natural attraction since 1878, it also served as the filming location for the original Tarzan. Navigate this Florida State Park aboard a kayak, with an expert guide to fill you in on the lesser-noticed details.

Despite what you may have heard, nothing can prepare you for the spectacle of tropical jungle foliage and accompanying wildlife along a waterway in Central Florida. Try to keep your mouth from hanging agape as rhesus monkeys, the only wild monkeys in North America, swing between trees as they have since they were introduced over 100 years ago.

In addition, alligators, turtles, river otters, black bears, owls, egrets, storks, and anhinga make themselves apparent along the banks. Listen as your guide explains the springs' history and come away with a new understanding of Central Florida's past and present.

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